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January/February 2001Vol. 2, No. 1Adoption Nation: How the Adoption Revolution is Transforming America

Pertman, A. Basic Books, New York, NY. 2000. 271 pp. $25.00. Hardbound.

Pertman presents his analysis of the adoption process as it exists in the United States today based on research, interviews, and his own experiences as an adoptive father. He discusses the growing openness about adoption, multicultural aspects, the role of the Internet, legal issues, and rising costs.

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